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Description: Birds eye drawing of Oconomowoc depicts street names and street layouts, houses, trees, Oconomowoc River, Fowler Lake, and La Belle Lake. A reference key a...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: The business card of Waukesha photographer Warren O'Brien, a pioneer in aerial photography in Wisconsin. The illustration shows him sitting on the wing of...
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railway depot. Side view of depot with windmill in background.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: View of downtown Waukesha at Five Points.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Lake and bridge road. Building in background.
Description: Two men paddle barrels with their hands and feet while a third tips over on Pewaukee Lake at the Waukesha Beach recreation area. Other people watch both f...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Road leading to Cistercian Monastery.
Description: The crowd at "Air Progress Day," an air show sponsored by the Waukesha Aviation Club.
Description: Man on boat on lake and bridge road in background.
Description: This late 19th century map shows the lake region around Oconomowoc in Waukesha County and eastern Jefferson County, Wisconsin. Cities and villages, roads,...
Description: A summer resort, situated on the banks of Fowler and La Belle Lakes, in the village of Oconomowoc, thirty miles from Milwaukee on the St. Paul R.R. Men sta...
Description: Poster advertising the air show held to mark the dedication of the airport in Waukesha, an event sponsored by the Waukesha Aviation Club. Present to dedic...
Description: Resurfacing of Blue Mound Road (then State Highway 19), in Waukesha County. The dump truck is spreading an absorbent product. An old, faded state highway m...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View looking east from Five Points, with a bank and dentist's office in the foreground.
Description: A majorette girl is waving her baton with one arm, while her other arm is in a sling.
Description: A barnstorming pilot and curious onlookers at a field on the outskirts of Waukesha that served as a primitive airport. Technically, the term barnstorming s...
Description: Tourists visit the historic Seven-Mile Inn at Old World Wisconsin transformed for its role as the Daleyville Bank in the ABC made-for-TV movie "Dillinger".
Description: Power lines stand on either side of railroad tracks running through a rural area.
Description: This late 19th century map shows the lake region around Oconomowoc in Waukesha County and eastern Jefferson County, Wisconsin. The township and range grid,...
Description: In the early 1920s, Prussian immigrant John Bosch constructed a simple, rectangular brick service garage with a canted corner at a prime location: the inte...
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